validation of data

validation of data

(1) A process used to determine if data are inaccurate, incomplete or unreasonable.

Data validation methods
Checks of formatting, completeness, key tests, reasonableness and limits.

(2) The checking of data for correctness or compliance with applicable standards, rules and conventions; may include data verification.
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With the data triangulation procedure and validation of data through primaries, the exact values of the overall parent market size and individual market sizes have been determined and confirmed in this study.
Thus, supervision is an essential component of the overall restatement process, control and validation of data from institutions.
Documentation, calibration, and validation of data gathered during the monitoring are also a key consideration.
Subsequently, internal validation of data by deploying an efficient QA mechanism is also part of the process.
Automatic validation of data, which triggers alerts and notifications, ensures the supply chain remains approved at all times, whilst reducing the burden and risk of managing and maintaining the data manually.
The IP-MobileCast service will use proprietary software designed to provide advanced error correction, compression, and validation of data integrity throughout the transmission from shore to ship.
Assuming that a common healthcare data repository system is at the heart of an effective healthcare system, this book describes related technology, standard practices, universal data standards, and technologies for validation of data, sharing of information, and protection against misinformation in a common healthcare data repository system.
Validation of data is currently being carried out by a different department.
He told them to establish a system for routine verification and validation of data being sent to FPDS.
Its exclusive Error Proof Protocol ensures the mobile computing device receives the data scanned and allows for real-time validation of data and error notification.
Persistent deficiencies, such as inadequate management attention and review to ensure accurate and complete reporting, limited independent review and validation of data by audit services or other third parties, and inadequate training for those responsible for data gathering and reporting, continue to limit the quality of the 50-50 data submitted to Congress.
He inspired high, high standards of quality, ethics, integrity, and validation of data," she says--standards she applies today at Merck.